Giants shut down Rockies

Giants shut down Rockies

Tim Lincecum tossed a four-hit shutout through eight innings as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Colorado Rockies 2-0 Friday night in the opener of a three-game series at AT & T Park.

San Francisco won the game as -120 favorites, while the team’s played UNDER the posted over/under (6.5).

Pablo Sandoval homered for the Giants, and Eugenio Velez drove in the other run for the Rockies. Lincecum improved to 13-4 with the win.

Ubaldo Jimenez surrendered two hits off seven hits in seven innings of work.